Item Detail

Item Number 6067
Title Peter Freuchen's Book Of The Seven Seas
Author Freuchen, Peter
Condition VG/G+
Publisher Julian Messner, Inc.
Place Published New York
Date Published 1957
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Book is bound in green cloth with gilt printing and embossed image of a ship on the front. It is clean and tight with a slight spine slant; there is some wear to corners and spine edges; spine is one shade faded. It has decorated pastedowns, both front & rear. Previous owners' gift inscription is on the back of the front endpage. The dust jacket is price clipped, it is intact, illustrated with the same picture of Peter Freuchen that is on the facing page; it is pretty well worn around all edges with chipping and edge tears. From dj.....Here is the sea as only Freuchen can write about it----a wonderful volume filled with story, love and legend-----with history and fact----with myths and strange tales---with magnificent illustrations. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.5 x 7 inches; 512 pages
LoC or ISBN 5711723
Keyword(s) Peter Freuchen,History,The Sea,Sea Tales,Seven Seas,Nautical,Ships,Voyages
Category(ies) Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,History Travel Exploration Places,Religion New Age Mythology Occult,Misc. & Collectible Non-Fiction
Price $10.25